Argentines Abroad: Tevez returns to Champions League, & more (videos)

This week saw confirmation on Tuesday that two Argentines - Carlos Tevez and Pablo Zabaleta - will feature in next season's European Cup; at least assuming Tevez stays with Manchester City, who beat Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 to confirm a top four place in England's Premier League. Alejandro Faurlín, of course, will be joining them in... Continue Reading →

Copa Sudamericana: Boca into the quarters

Boca Juniors became the first Argentine club to book their passage into the quarter-finals of the 2008 Copa Sudamericana on Wednesday night as they got a 1-1 draw against Liga de Quito in the Ecuadorean capital. Boca having won the first leg 4-0 in La Bombonera, the match was about as exciting as one would... Continue Reading →

Chelito, Cholo, and La Brujita

Another Argentine is set to move to Europe - but for a change this won't affect the domestic game unduly. César 'Chelito' Delgado, formerly of Rosario Central, has for the last four years been impressive for Mexico's Cruz Azul, and now looks set for the move across the Atlantic, probably to Benfica of Portugal. River... Continue Reading →

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